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August 10, 2013

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Winter is a Homeland Security major at EKU.

To achieve dean’s list honors at Eastern, students attempting 14 or more credit hours must earn a 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0. Students attempting 13 credit hours must earn a 3.65 GPA, and students attempting 12 credit hours must earn a 3.75 GPA.

Avon woman graduates from IUK

Bridget Airia Idahosa of Avon was among the 369 Indiana University Kokomo students who earned degrees in December 2012 and May 2013.

The graduates represent 26 Indiana counties and four states. Idahosa received a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

Plainfield man on dean’s list

Sean M. Williams of Plainfield, son of Daniel and Joan Williams, was recently named to the Wittenberg University dean’s list for the spring semester.

In order to be named to the WU dean’s list, Williams was required to maintain a 3.5 or higher grade point average for the semester.

Local man graduates from Marquette

Kevin Kroeger of Indianapolis graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis.

Kroeger earned a bachelor of science degree in business economics.

He was one of nearly 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students who participated in the spring graduation ceremony at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee.

Two locals graduate from Manchester

Jessica L. Stafford of Avon and Dylan P. Alltop of Clayton recently graduated from Manchester University in North Manchester.

Stafford graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in psychology and a minor in gerontology and business. She is a Poway High School alum.

Alltop earned a bachelor of science degree in management with a minor in finance economics. He is a Cascade High School alum.

Both were honored at a ceremony earlier this year.

Plainfield woman graduates from Utica

Laura A. Hill of Plainfield recently graduated from Utica College in Utica, N.Y.

She received a bachelor of arts degree in economic crime and fraud management.

AHS alum makes Franklin list

Melissa Eades, a 2013 graduate of Franklin College, was named to the president’s list for the spring semester.

In order to be named to the president’s list, Franklin students must have a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Eades majored in elementary education with a middle school science endorsement and is a 2009 graduate of Avon High School.

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